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The Resource Gordon Parks : how the photographer captured black and white America, Carole Boston Weatherford ; illustrations by Jamey Christoph

Gordon Parks : how the photographer captured black and white America, Carole Boston Weatherford ; illustrations by Jamey Christoph

Label
Gordon Parks : how the photographer captured black and white America
Title
Gordon Parks
Title remainder
how the photographer captured black and white America
Statement of responsibility
Carole Boston Weatherford ; illustrations by Jamey Christoph
Creator
Contributor
Author
Illustrator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Gordon Parks is most famous for being the first black director in Hollywood. But before he made movies and wrote books, he was a poor African American looking for work. When he bought a camera, his life changed forever. He taught himself how to take pictures and before long, people noticed
Biography type
individual biography
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1956-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Weatherford, Carole Boston
Dewey number
  • 770.89
  • B
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
no index present
Intended audience
5-8
LC call number
TR140.P35
LC item number
W43 2015
Literary form
non fiction
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
1980-
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
Christoph, Jamey
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Parks, Gordon
  • African American photographers
  • Photographers
  • Photographers
Target audience
pre adolescent
Label
Gordon Parks : how the photographer captured black and white America, Carole Boston Weatherford ; illustrations by Jamey Christoph
Instantiates
Publication
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
  • text
  • still image
Content type code
  • txt
  • sti
Content type MARC source
  • rdacontent
  • rdacontent
Control code
1593776
Dimensions
26 cm
Extent
1 volume (unpaged)
Isbn
9780807530177
Isbn Type
(hbk.)
Lccn
2014034300
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
color illustrations
System control number
  • (Sirsi) 1593776
  • (OCoLC)889688531
Label
Gordon Parks : how the photographer captured black and white America, Carole Boston Weatherford ; illustrations by Jamey Christoph
Publication
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
  • text
  • still image
Content type code
  • txt
  • sti
Content type MARC source
  • rdacontent
  • rdacontent
Control code
1593776
Dimensions
26 cm
Extent
1 volume (unpaged)
Isbn
9780807530177
Isbn Type
(hbk.)
Lccn
2014034300
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
color illustrations
System control number
  • (Sirsi) 1593776
  • (OCoLC)889688531

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